LINGUIST List 8.398

Tue Mar 18 1997

All: In Memoriam: Oswald Szemerenyi

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  • ANNA MORPURGO DAVIES, In Memoriam: Oswald Szemerenyi

    Message 1: In Memoriam: Oswald Szemerenyi

    Date: Sat, 25 Jan 1997 23:00:24 +0000
    From: ANNA MORPURGO DAVIES <morpurgovax.ox.ac.uk>
    Subject: In Memoriam: Oswald Szemerenyi


    The Indo-Europeanist Oswald Szemerenyi died in Freiburg i. Br. on 29 December 1996 at the age of 83. I think that he was just able to see the English translation of the fourth edition of his Einfuehrung in die vergleichende Sprachwissenschaft which appeared one or two months ago.

    Anna Morpurgo Davies